Amboanjo
in Vatovavy Fitovinany Region, Madagascar

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-22.000 and 47.850 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -22° 0' 0" and E 47° 50' 59"
Currency and Currency Code:
Ariary - MGA
Spoken languages:
French, Malagasy
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:54 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Indian/Antananarivo
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:39 am and 6:25 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
28.883 and -118.293 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Campamento Sur
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Madagascar in Eastern Africa

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Discover Amboanjo

Amboanjo in Vatovavy Fitovinany Region with it's 17,000 citizens is a town in Madagascar about 214 mi (or 345 km) south of Antananarivo, the country's capital city.

Current time in Amboanjo is now 03:54 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Indian / Antananarivo with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports near Amboanjo. The closest airport in Madagascar is Manakara Airport in a distance of 14 mi (or 22 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Manakara, Farafangana, Fianarantsoa, Ambositra and Ihosy. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Manakara

Manakara is a city in Madagascar. It is the capital of Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region. The city is located at the east coast near the mouth of the Manakara River and has a small port. The bridge over the Manakara River that connected the northern and southern parts of the city partly collapsed in September 2012. It is the endpoint of the Fianarantsoa-Côte Est railway (FCE), which connects the city of Fianarantsoa with the sea.

Located at -22.15, 48 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
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Cities in Madagascar, Populated places in Vatovavy-Fitovinany, Regional capitals in Madagascar

Manakara Airport

Manakara Airport is an airport in Manakara, Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region, Madagascar. Located on the east coast on the island. It is one of only a few airports in the world that crosses a live railway line, the other two airports being Peshawar Airport in Pakistan and Gisborne Airport in New Zealand.

Located at -22.1197, 48.0217 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
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Airports in Madagascar, Vatovavy-Fitovinany

Vatovavy-Fitovinany

Vatovavy-Fitovinany is the South-East region of Madagascar. Capital: Manakara Chief: Georget Mandehatsara (since March 2012) Dialectical: Antemoro Transportation mean: Train (from Fianarantsoa) Car Taxi-Brousse Plane Manakara port is only used for product shipment and transit The region extends along the southern part of the east coast of Madagascar. It is bordered by Atsinanana (North), Amoron'i Mania and Haute Matsiatra (West) and Atsimo-Atsinanana (South).

Located at -22.145, 48.01 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
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Vatovavy-Fitovinany, Regions of Madagascar

Ambahatrazo

Ambahatrazo is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Manakara, which is a part of Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 10,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 90% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 5% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are lychee and cassava.

Located at -21.8667, 47.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
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Populated places in Vatovavy-Fitovinany

Sahanambohitra

Sahanambohitra is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Manakara, which is a part of Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 5,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 99% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are coffee and cassava. Services provide employment for 1% of the population.

Located at -21.8667, 47.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
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Populated places in Vatovavy-Fitovinany

Mizilo Gara

Mizilo Gara is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Manakara, which is a part of Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 8,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 94% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crops are cassava and lychee, while other important agricultural products are sugarcane and rice.

Located at -22, 47.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
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Populated places in Vatovavy-Fitovinany

Ambalaroka

Ambalaroka is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Manakara, which is a part of Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 22,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 99% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are coffee and lychee. Services provide employment for 0.9% of the population.

Located at -22.1333, 47.7333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
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Populated places in Vatovavy-Fitovinany

Ambila

Ambila is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Manakara, which is a part of Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 17,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. Farming and raising livestock provides employment for 40% and 37% of the working population. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are lychee and cassava. Services provide employment for 3% of the population.

Located at -21.9833, 47.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
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Populated places in Vatovavy-Fitovinany

Amboanjo

Amboanjo is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Manakara, which is a part of Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 17,000 in 2001 commune census. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 99.7% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crops are coffee and rice, while other important agricultural products are sugarcane and cassava.

Located at -22, 47.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
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Populated places in Vatovavy-Fitovinany

Ambohitsara M

Ambohitsara M is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Manakara, which is a part of Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 7,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 98.8% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are bananas, coffee and cassava.

Located at -21.85, 47.8167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
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Populated places in Vatovavy-Fitovinany

Amborondra

Amborondra is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Manakara, which is a part of Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 14,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 98% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crops are coffee and rice, while other important agricultural products are bananas and cassava. Services provide employment for 2% of the population.

Located at -21.9167, 47.7667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
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Populated places in Vatovavy-Fitovinany

Ampasipotsy, Manakara

Ampasipotsy is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Manakara, which is a part of Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 6,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 99.9% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crops are coffee and rice; also cassava is an important agricultural product. Services provide employment for 0.1% of the population.

Located at -21.95, 47.7333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
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Populated places in Vatovavy-Fitovinany

Anorombato

Anorombato is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Manakara, which is a part of Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 12,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 98% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crops are coffee and rice; also bananas are an important agricultural product. Services provide employment for 2% of the population.

Located at -22.0167, 47.7833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
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Populated places in Vatovavy-Fitovinany

Bekatra

Bekatra is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Manakara, which is a part of Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 20,000 in 2001 commune census. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 97% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 1% receives their livelihood from raising livestock.

Located at -22.1, 47.7167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
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Populated places in Vatovavy-Fitovinany

Marofarihy

Marofarihy is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Manakara, which is a part of Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 7,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. Farming and raising livestock provides employment for 46.5% and 46.5% of the working population. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are coffee, sugarcane and lychee.

Located at -22.0333, 48 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
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Populated places in Vatovavy-Fitovinany

Sorombo

Sorombo is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Manakara, which is a part of Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 12,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 98% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 0.5% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are coffee and cassava.

Located at -22.1, 47.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
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Populated places in Vatovavy-Fitovinany

Vinanitelo, Manakara

Vinanitelo is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Manakara, which is a part of Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 10,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 99.5% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is coffee, while other important products are cassava and rice. Services provide employment for 0.5% of the population.

Located at -22.0167, 47.7333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
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Populated places in Vatovavy-Fitovinany

Vohimasy, Manakara

Vohimasy is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Manakara, which is a part of Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 19,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 99.5% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are bananas, coffee and cassava. Services provide employment for 0.5% of the population.

Located at -22.1, 47.7833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
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Populated places in Vatovavy-Fitovinany